|Bhante Anandajoti: The Bhikkhuni Lineage - Bhante Anandajoti|
A short talk given by Bhante Anandajoti on International Bhikkhuni Day, September 29th, 2012, to introduce some of the issues around the ordination of women in the Theravada tradition. The talk covers such topics as the Buddha's original intention in organising the Dispensation, the teachings given by Bhikkhunis, the Asokan missions and their results, passing the lineage to China, the end of the lineage, its reinstatement and more.
Keywords: Bhikkhunis; Women's Ordination; Nuns; Theravada; Asokan Missions
|Indie Voices Archive - Bp. Elaine Bessette - Alexis Tancibok|
Indie Voices Archive interview with Bishop Elaine Bessette 14 May 2007. The aim of the archive is to offer contemporary primary source material documenting the people, ideas and issues of the OC/IC movement; for those researching the independent sacramental movement, as well as those interested in finding out more about it.
Keywords: Old Catholic; Independent Catholic; religioius movements in America; OC/IC; independent sacramental; ISM; Indie Voices Archive; Elaine Bessette; spirituality; women's ordination; progressive christianity